Re: Error in ?text (PR#256)

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Subject: Re: Error in ?text (PR#256)
maechler@stat.math.ethz.ch
Date: Thu 26 Aug 1999 - 21:44:35 EST


Message-Id: <199908261144.NAA15003@pubhealth.ku.dk>

>>>>> On Thu, 26 Aug 1999 11:45:08 +0100 (BST), Jonathan Rougier <J.C.Rougier@durham.ac.uk> said:

JonR> Hi Martin,
JonR> On Wed, 25 Aug 1999, Martin Maechler wrote:

JonR> Just a minor point, but the adj argument in ?text is described
JonR> wrongly (0.64.1).
>> What is wrong?
>> pre-0.65 has
>>
>> \arguments{
>> ....
>>
>> \item{adj}{one or two numeric values which specify the x
>> (and optionally y) adjustment of the labels.}
>>
>> ....
>> }

JonR> That's odd, because my ?text has the Arguments:

Well, it's not really odd.
As I said my version is "pre 0.65" which is very much newer than
0.64.1.

This just means that the documentation for text has been fixed since the
release of 0.64.1...

Thank you anyway for reporting it!
Martin

JonR> x, y: numeric vectors of coordinates where the text
JonR> `labels' should be written. If the length of `x'
JonR> and `y' differs, the shorter one is recycled.
 
JonR> labels: character or expression with the text to be writ-
JonR> ten.

JonR> adj: character or expression with the text to be writ-
JonR> ten.

JonR> ...: further graphical parameters (from `par'), such as
JonR> `cex', etc.
 
JonR> Here's the spec. ...

JonR> platform sparc-sun-solaris2.5.1
JonR> arch sparc
JonR> os solaris2.5.1
JonR> system sparc, solaris2.5.1
JonR> status
JonR> status.rev 0
JonR> major 0
JonR> minor 64.1
JonR> year 1999
JonR> month May
JonR> day 8
JonR> language R

JonR> Cheers, Jonathan.

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